Marketing Assistant

At Acorn, we believe that there is more to recruitment than just filling vacancies - it's all about the people. As a leading and growing company, we're now looking for a personable and motivated Marketing Assistant to join our busy Head Office Marketing Team. Our award-winning Marketing Team provides marketing support to Acorn's 40+ recruitment branches and divisions; aiding with candidate and client attraction and retention.

We offer a great benefits package and working environment -
-A minimum of 25 days (plus 8 bank holidays) from day one, increasing with length of
service. Plus, birthday off and You Day!
-Head office yearly bonus scheme
-Working Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm
-Generous company sick pay scheme.
-Employee Assistance Scheme (EAP)
-Pension with Scottish Widows - 5% employee and 3% employer contribution
-Life assurance from day one
-Private healthcare scheme available after 2 years' service
-Training & development opportunities
-Clear career pathways and regular reviews via the Open Blend platform
-Hybrid Working Policy (a healthy mix of remote and office-based working)
-Friendly and rewarding working environment
-Discount shopping portal, Directors lunches and long service awards
-Competitions, incentives and staff parties

Responsibilities will include:

▪ Providing general organisational and administrative support to the Marketing Department; including copy writing, events, advertising and promotions, marketing development, and communications planning and implementation.
▪ Supporting the day-to-day maintenance of group social media, websites and the intranet, including on-line job boards.
▪ Liaising with both internal customers and external suppliers.
▪ Contributing to the delivery of specific marketing and communications developments, projects, campaigns and events.
▪ Undertaking various ad-hoc and on-going research activity, including sales / new client research, candidate development and competitor monitoring and analysis.
▪ Ordering and controlling of corporate stationery items, promotional materials and corporate gifts.

Qualifications and experience

▪ Good standard of education.
▪ Marketing qualification desirable .
▪ PC literate with a good standard of IT skills (Word, Excel, internet etc.).
▪ Previous experience of working in a marketing communications environment is desirable.
▪ A full driving licence and regular use of a car with business insurance.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
Wales, Wales, UK